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Why Would Special (Latin) Characters in UOM_CODE Cause the Message: FRM-50000: Value Is Too Long? (Doc ID 953344.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Inventory Management - Version 12.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
FORM:INVSDUOM.FMB - Units of Measure


Q1: Why Can I not enter values with speical characters (example: 'CM�') into the UOM_CODE field in mtl_units_of_measure_tl?

Q2: What are the limitations of UTF-8 in an Oracle E-Business Suite R12 instance?

Q3: What should be considered during Character set selection?

Q4: Is it reasonable to use Western European Character set in R12 release?

Q5: Is there any possibility to convert from UTF8 to some WE ISO character set?


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